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Medium:
Stoneware with copper-green glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 4.7 x 18.6 cm (1 7/8 x 7 5/16 in)
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Red River Delta kilns, Northern Vietnam
Date:
14th-15th century
Period:
Tran or Later Le dynasty
Description:
Dish with hand-cut fluted cavetto and scalloped rim. Low foot, base unglazed.
Clay: stoneware, light gray, fine grained.
Glaze: "apple-green" high-temperature copper-tinted glaze. Glaze stops above lower edge of foot. Wide ring cut out of glaze in bottom, leaving circle of glaze in center.
Mark: none.
Provenance:
From 1965-69 to 2005
Ambassador Jack Wilson Lydman (1914-2005), acquired in Jakarta, Indonesia between 1965 and 1969. [1]
From 2005 to 2010
Janine Lydman, Washington, DC and Berryville, Virginia, ownership transferred to Mrs. Lydman after the death of her husband, Ambassador Jack Wilson Lydman. [2]
From 2010
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Washington, DC and Janine Lydman, Berryville, Virginia. [3]
Notes:
[1] See Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record.
[2] See note 1.
[3] See note 1. See Deed of Gift, object file, Collections Management Office.
Collection:
National Museum of Asian Art Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Ambassador Jack Wilson Lydman (1914-2005)
Mrs. Janine Lydman
Topic:
Vietnam  Search this
Tran dynasty (1225 - 1400)  Search this
Later Le dynasty (1428 - 1527)  Search this
stoneware  Search this
copper-green glaze  Search this
Southeast Asian Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ambassador and Mrs. Jack W. Lydman
Accession Number:
S2010.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia
F|S Southeast Asia
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye350ceff24-393e-42cc-9afa-d4dc40c6ce7b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2010.4